Skip to main content

Community Texts

Internet Archive

These books are books contributed by the community.

Click here to contribute your book!

For more information and how-to please see help.archive.org/hc/en-us/articles/360002360111-Uploading-A-Basic-Guide

Uploaders, please note: Archive.org supports metadata about items in just about any language so long as the characters are UTF8 encoded

Find books by language:
Afar Books
Afrikaans Books
Akan Books
Albanian Books
Arabic Books
Armenian Books
Aymara Books
Azerbaijan Books
Balochi Books
Bambara Books
Bangla Books
Basaa Books
Basque Books
Belarusian Books
Bengali Books
Bislama Books
Bosnian Books
Brahui Books
Breton Books
Bulgarian Books
Burmese Books
Catalan Books
Cebuano Books
Chinese Books
Coptic Books
Corsican Books
Creoles And Pidgins French-based Books
Croatian Books
Czech Books
Danish Books
Dari Books
Divehi Books
Dutch Books
Egyptian Books
English Books
Esperanto Books
Estonian Books
Faroese Books
Fijian Books
Finnish Books
French Books
Frisian Books
Fulani Books
Galician Books
Ganda Books
Georgian Books
German Books
Greek Books
Greek Ancient Books
Guarani Books
Gujarati Books
Haitian French Creole Books
Hausa Books
Hawaiian Books
Hebrew Books
Hindi Books
Hmong Books
Hungarian Books
Icelandic Books
Indonesian Books
Interlingua Books
Iranian Books
Irish Books
Italian Books
Japanese Books
Javanese Books
Kabui Books
Kalatdlisut Books
Kalmyk Books
Kannada Books
Kashmiri Books
Kazakh Books
Khasi Books
Khmer Books
Kinyarwanda Books
Kirgiz Books
Korean Books
Kurdish Books
Ladino Books
Latin Books
Latvian Books
Lingala Books
Lithuanian Books
Luganda Books
Luxembourgish Books
Macedonian Books
Magyar Books
Malagasy Books
Malay Books
Malayalam Books
Maltese Books
Manipuri Books
Manx Books
Maori Books
Marathi Books
Mongolian Books
Nauru Books
Nepali Books
Newari Books
Norwegian Books
Norwegian (Bokmal) Books
Nyanja Books
Occitan Books
Oriya Books
Oromo Books
Panjabi Books
Persian Books
Polish Books
Portuguese Books
Punjabi Books
Pushto Books
Quechua Books
Romanian Books
Russian Books
Samoan Books
Sanskrit Books
Scots Books
Scottish Gaelic Books
Serbian Books
Shona Books
Sindhi Books
Sinhalese Books
Slovak Books
Slovenian Books
Somali Books
Spanish Books
Sundanese Books
Swahili Books
Syriac Books
Tagalog Books
Tajik Books
Tamil Books
Tatar Books
Telugu Books
Tetum Books
Thai Books
Tibetan Books
Tigrinya Books
Tswana Books
Turkish Books
Turkish Ottoman Books
Turkmen Books
Uighur Books
Ukranian Books
Urdu Books
Uzbek Books
Vietnamese Books
Volapuk Books
Waray Books
Welsh Books
Wolof Books
Xhosa Books
Yiddish Books
Yoroba Books
Zulu Books

More right-solid
More right-solid
More right-solid
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
SHOW DETAILS
up-solid down-solid
eye
Title
Date Published
Creator
Community Texts
by Subhajit Ganguly
texts
eye 817
favorite 2
comment 0
Considering the fact that the Harappan script may have been proto-Brahmi, the underlying language to be expected should be Sanskrit, or proto-Sanskrit, or derivatives of Sanskrit. Many of the rules of evolution that apply to scripts are equivalently true for languages too. Like scripts, languages too render themselves to similar evolutionary inspections, as they too carry imprints of their journey down the ages
Topics: a study of the indus script, script, evolution of script, harappa, brahmi, mohenjo daro, harappa
Community Texts
by Sri Yamunacharya
texts
eye 905
favorite 1
comment 0
Book: Agama Pramanyam Language: Sanskrit Author: Sri Yamunacharya Edited by: Pandit Shri Ram Mishra Shastri Printed by: Shri Rameshwar Pathak Printed at: Tara Yantralaya, Varanasi. Year of Printing: 1937 Uploaded by: Hari Parshad Das on 24 June 2013.
Topics: sri, shri, sree, shree, agam, agama, pramanya, pramaanya, pramanyam, pramaanyam, sanskrit, yamuna,...
Community Texts
by Ajit Krishnan's
texts
eye 1,668
favorite 2
comment 0
From Sanskrit Documents the complete  compilation of AshTAdhyAyI
Topics: sanskrit, grammar, resources, panini, ashtadhyayi, sanskrit, complete, sarvani
Community Texts
by Dr. R. Vidyanath
texts
eye 15,760
favorite 14
comment 0
Aṣṭāṅga-hṛdyam. Original Sanskrit text in Devanagari, Eng translation. Additional informations and color illustrations.
Topics: ayurveda, astangahrdayam, samhita, aṣṭāṅga-hṛdayam, astangahrdayam, samhita,...
Community Texts
by Sri Vadiraja Tirtha
texts
eye 3,657
favorite 1
comment 0
Book: Bhugola Varnana (A description of the universe) - English Translation Author: Sri Vadiraja Tirtha Translator: V. Badarayana Murthy Published by: Akhil Bharatiya Madhva Mahamandali, Madras. Printed at: Kamadhenu Printers, Bangalore. Uploaded by: Hari Parshad Das (HPD) on 20 July 2013.
Topics: sri, shri, sree, shree, bhu, gol, gola, bhugol, bhugola, varnan, varnana, varnanam, vadiraj,...
Community Texts
by Varaha Mihira
texts
eye 31,361
favorite 16
comment 2
Book: Brihat Samhita (with English Translation) Author: Varaha Mihira Translators: Panditbhushan V. Subrahmanya Shastri, B.A. and Vidwan M. Ramkrishna Bhat Printed by: V.B. Soobbiah and Sons, M.B.D. Electronic Printing Works, Bangalore Year of Printing: 1946 Digitized by: Hari Parshad Das (HPD) on 18 April 2013.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: sri, shree, shri, brhat, brihat, brhata, brihata, samhita, samhitaa, sanghita, sanghitaa, sanhita,...
Community Texts
by Wikipedi Contributors
texts
eye 20,161
favorite 5
comment 0
Chiranjivis or Nine Immortals of Hindu Myhology
Topics: Chiranjivis or Nine Immortals of Hindu Myhology, Chiranjivis, Nine Immortals of Hindu Myhology,...
Community Texts
by K. T. Pandurangi
texts
eye 2,157
favorite 4
comment 0
This  volume  contains  82  critical  essays  on Purvamimamsa. These essays represent the lectures delivered  in  Andhra  University  and  Karnatak University and other centres of studies. Some of these essays are large (6-8 pages) while others are small (2-4 pages). This depends upon the topic concerned.
Topics: purvamimamsa, purva mimamsa
Community Texts
by Sri Narada
texts
eye 2,299
favorite 5
comment 1
Text: Gautamiya Tantra (Sanskrit Text only) Author: Sri Narada. Language: Sanskrit (in Devanagari Typeset) Editor: Vaman Shastri Sharma. Printed at: Karnataka Press, Mumbai. Year of Printing: Saka 1811 (1889 A.D.) PDF Creation, Bookmarking and Uploading by: Hari Parshad Das (HPD) on 30 December 2013.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: sri, shri, sree, shree, gautamiya, gautameeya, gautamiy, gautameey, tantr, tantra, sanskrit, narad,...
Community Texts
by Swami Sarvatmananda (http://rksaradadprayag.org/)
texts
eye 245
favorite 1
comment 0
Lecture Delivered by swami Sarvatmanandaji of Ramakrishna Sarada Ashram Devprayag ( http://rksaradadprayag.org/)  on Japam and Meditation, the science behind.
Topics: Japam, Meditation, Vedanta, Ramakrishna
Community Texts
by compiled by Pitchumani,Vedic astrologer
texts
eye 79
favorite 1
comment 0
Muruga ,Skanda Shasti vrata
Topic: Lord Muruga
Community Texts
by http://sanskritebooks.org/
texts
eye 12,657
favorite 13
comment 2
Mantra Maharnava in Sanskrit, published by Khemraj in 1924. Visit http://sanskritebooks.org/ for more Sanskrit e-books.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: mantra, mantra maharnava, mantramaharnava, tantra, upasana, hinduism, tantra, mantramaharnava,...
Community Texts
by Manu
texts
eye 6,192
favorite 13
comment 3
Title: Manava Dharma Shastra (Manu Samhita/Manu Smriti) with Six Commentaries. Author: Vaivasvata Manu. Commentators: (1) Medhatithi (2) Sarvajnanarayana (3) Kulluka Bhatta (4) Raghavananda (5) Nandana (6) Ramachandra Language: Sanskrit. Appendices by: Shri Vishwanath Narayan Mandlik. Printed by: Atmaram Kanoba at Ganpat Krishnaji's Press, Bombay. Year of Printing: 1886 A.D. Indexed and Uploaded by: Hari Parshad Das (HPD) on 05 July 2013.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: sri, shri, sree, shree, manu, manava, dharm, dharma, smrti, smriti, sastra, shastra, shaastra, six,...
Community Texts
texts
eye 359
favorite 1
comment 0
Naga Dharma- The Serpent Worship - The first religion of India. By J.S.F. Mackenzie Maissur Commission.
Topics: Naga Dharma- The Serpent Worship - The first religion of India. By J.S.F. Mackenzie Maissur...
Community Texts
texts
eye 519
favorite 1
comment 0
Name: Nama Mahatmya from the Padma Purana Details: From the 2nd (Svarga) Khanda. Edited/Translated by: Pandit Sriram Sharma Acharya Published by: Samskriti Sansthan, Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh, India. Year of Publishing: 1969. Uploaded by: Hari Parshad Das (HPD) on 01 October 2013.
Topics: nam, nama, naam, naama, aparadh, aparadha, padma, puran, puraan, purana, srila, bhaktivinode,...
Community Texts
by dr.shriniwas kashalikar,dr.suhas mhetre
texts
eye 277
favorite 1
comment 0
that NAMASMARAN is like water. We realize its importance only if we drink it; not merely if we read and discuss about it! It is also like food. In absence of eating; the discussion on food is futile! In fact; NAMASMARAN is even more important!  It is like oxygen. We realize the value of oxygen only if we breathe it; not by mere discussion.
Topics: drkashalikar, stress, superliving, namasmaran, holistic health
Community Texts
by Srila Vyasadeva
texts
eye 2,518
favorite 5
comment 0
Sri Narada-Pancaratra is a Vaisnava literature that was compiled by Srila Vyasadeva. It deals with five branches of transcendental knowledge and was spoken by Lord Siva to the great sage Narada. Another name of this literature is Jnanamritasara. The five types of knowledge descibed in this book are; knowledge of the Absolute Truth, knowledge of liberation. knowledge of devotional sevice. knowledge of mystic yoga, and knowledge in the mode of ignorance.
Topics: Narada, Siva, Vaisnavism, Krishna
Community Texts
by from puranas,compiled by pitchumani,Vedic astrologer
texts
eye 55
favorite 1
comment 0
Navaratri 
Topic: Navaratri festival article
Community Texts
by Vyasadeva
texts
eye 1,448
favorite 1
comment 0
Book: Nrsimha Purana Author: Vyasadeva Language: Sanskrit Editor: Uddhavacharya Printed by: Gopal Narayan Company Booksellers, Mumbai Year of Printing: 1889 A.D. Uploaded by: Hari Parshad Das (HPD) on 07 March 2013
Topics: sri, shri, sree, shree, nrsimh, nrsimha, narsimh, narsimha, nrsing, nrsinga, narsing, narsinga,...
Community Texts
by Bharat Bhushan
texts
eye 951
favorite 3
comment 0
O Rama, within ourselves, in love. By Bharat Bhushan. 19 April 2013 on the occasion of Ramanavami. A collection of 16 stanzas in English, dedicated to the aspect of love, between the various individuals of the Ramayana. Rama and Sita, Rama and Lakshmana, Rama and Hanuman, Ravana and Shiva, Shiva and Parvati, Kakabhushundi and Garuda, Garuda and Rama as Vishnu, Shiva and Rama, Shiva and Vishnu. Every stanza is random, not in sequence. The manuscript presents rare and little known aspects of...
Topics: Rama, Ramayana, Bharat Bhushan, India, Lakshmana, Ramanavami, Pritvi, Janaki, Sita, Ravana,...
Community Texts
texts
eye 527
favorite 6
comment 0
'Introduction: Taking Experience Seriously' - Jack Hunter 'Experience and Studying the Paranormal' - Charles F. Emmons & Penelope Emmons  'Lord of the Flies: The Phenomenology of a Possession' - Peter Mark Adams 'Recognising the Voice of God' - Tanya M. Luhrmann 'From Sleep Paralysis to Spiritual Experience: An Interview With David Hufford' - John W. Morehead  'The Experiencing Brain' - Charles D. Laughlin 'UFOs and Other Anomalous Phenomena: Connections, Beliefs and Perspectives' - Jose...
Topics: Experience, Phenomenology, Anthropology, Parapsychology, Paranormal, Religion, Spiritual...
Community Texts
by Narayanacarya
texts
eye 1,800
favorite 2
comment 0
The epic "Sri Raghavendra Vijayam" is a poetical masterpiece composed by Sri Narayanacharya, the poorvashrama nephew of Sri Raghavendra, wherein the author has dealt with the illustrious biography of that greatest saint of India and his noble feats. The poet has also rendered beautiful descriptions of the nature, the rivers, the Ruthus and also of many sacred places, in this epic.
Topic: Raghavendra
Community Texts
by Subhajit Ganguly
texts
eye 1,056
favorite 1
comment 0
Around 45 odd signs out of the total number of Harappan signs found make up almost 100 percent of the inscriptions, in some form or other, as said earlier. Out of these 45 signs, around 40 are readily distinguishable. These form an almost exclusive and unique set. The primary signs are seen to have many variants, as in Brahmi. Many of these provide us with quite a vivid picture of their evolution, depending upon the factors of time, place and usefulness. Even minor adjustments in such signs,...
Topics: Script, brahmi, harappa, mohenjodaro, evolution of script, a study of the indus valley script,...
Community Texts
by Rajanikant Chandwadkar (rasucha@gmail.com)
texts
eye 8,517
favorite 2
comment 0
Android phone users can now listen to this audiobook on the go without having to download audio files. An app has been developed and is available on Google Play Store for free. Just search for 'Shiva Gita audiobook'. DOWNLOAD TODAY!! Get it on Google Play ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Listen or Download Shiva Gita audiobook here - Shiva Gita...
Topics: Shiva Gita text, Shiva Gita ebook, Shiva Geeta, Siva Gita, Siva Geeta, Siva Githa, Siva Geetha,...
Community Texts
by Commented upon by Sri Mahidhara
texts
eye 3,663
favorite 7
comment 0
Text: Shukla Yajurveda (Vajasneya Samhita) with One Commentary. Language: Sanskrit Commentator: Mahidhara Researched by: Dr. Albert Weber (in 1852) Republished by: Chowkhamba Sanskrit Series Office, Varanasi. Year of Republishing: 1972. Uploaded by: Hari Parshad Das (HPD) on 10 August 2013. Note: The commentary for 'na tasya pratimA asti' can be found on page 910 of the PDF.
Topics: sri, shri, sree, shree, shukl, shukla, yajur, yajuh, ved, veda, yajurved, yajurveda, vajasneya,...
Community Texts
by Shri Vaidyanath Dixit
texts
eye 1,830
favorite 1
comment 0
Title: Smriti Mukta Phalam (in 5 Volumes). Compiler: Shri Vaidyanath Dixit. Language: Sanskrit. Editor: J.R. Gharpure. Printed at: Aryabhushan Press, Pune. Year of Printing: 1937AD - 1940AD. Uploaded by: Hari Parshad Das (HPD) on 06 July 2013.
Topics: sri, shri, sree, shree, smrti, smrtee, smriti, smritee, mukta, muktaa, falam, fal, fala, phal,...
Community Texts
by Sri Abhinava Gupta.
texts
eye 8,784
favorite 16
comment 0
Book: Tantraloka (All Volumes) with a Commentary. Volumes: 01 - 12 (Complete Set) Author: Shri Abhinava Gupta. Commentator: Shri Rajanaka Jayaratha. Edited with Notes by: Pandit Mukunda Ram Shastri and Pandit Madhusudan Kaul Shastri. Language: Sanskrit. Philosophy: Kashmir Shaivism. Compiled from: Various Sources. Published in: Jammu and Kashmir (under the patronage of Maharaja Harisingh) Years of Printing: 1918 - 1938 A.D. Uploaded by: Hari Parshad Das (HPD)
Topics: sri, shri, tantra, alok, aloka, aalok, aaloka, tantralok, tantraloka, tantraalok, tantraaloka,...
Community Texts
by Veeraswamy Krishnaraj
texts
eye 716
favorite 1
comment 0
       http://www.bhagavadgitausa.com/TILAKAM.htm Tilakam is a dot or stripes on the forehead. It is sectarian. It could be red, black...See the photos.
Topics: Vibhuti, Namam, Tilakam, பொட்டு
Community Texts
by Veeraswamy Krishnaraj
texts
eye 337
favorite 1
comment 0
Kripanantha Variar is a well-known and loved devotee of Siva, Ganesa and Murugan. Tirumantiram says, “Siva is the Intelligence that abides as Sivam.” The divine poet says, “The Intelligent have all.” Intellect is deep, expansive and subtle. God is called the Deep, the Expansive and the Subtle. That is what Mani Vasakanar says. Intellect abides in the deep. Having Intellect is having bliss. The surface of the ocean have waves. Below the surface, are the fish. Still further down below the...
Topics: Nishkama service to this world, god's grace, Inner Vision, Mantras, tranquility, White Light and...
Community Texts
by Downloaded article,by k.Pitchumani
texts
eye 18,074
favorite 2
comment 0
Veerabramendra swamy avatar Story
Topics: Kalagnanam, Sri Vishnu Avatar Story